PORTFOLIO
MARIUS BORODINE
Dramatic short film (16 min, 2010)

Directed and co-produced by Emanuel Hoss-Desmarais
Genius Marius Borodine's spectacular new invention that can transform any and all objects into drinkable water, bewilders the public, scientific communities, and the family of the misunderstood creator, especially after he takes one step too far.

Genie Award Nomination 2011 : Best Live Action Short Drama

Awards for Marius Borodine

Winner - 2010 New York Imagine Science Film Festival - Public's Choice
Top Ten - TIFF 2010 (Toronto International Film Festival)
Winner - 2010 Montreal Fantasia Festival - Jury's Pick
Official Selection in over 10 Festivals around the world



HOW IT’S MADE / COMMENT C’EST FAIT
First Original Series
30 years
1982-2012
(Original series)
Documentary film series - (36 x 4min, 1982-1999)
  • A series carried by music alone without narration, that shows how every day objects are built at the plant.
  • Prize : 2nd Prize at The American Film and Video Festival, New York, 1988
  • North American broadcasters : PBS Vermont, CFCF, TVO, CKCO and Télé-Québec
  • Was distributed in the United States by Lucerne Media and in the rest of the world by the Multimedia Group of Canada.
'How It's Made / Comment c'est fait' (first original series, 1982-1999)
'How It's Made / Comment c'est fait' (first original series, 1982-1999)
'How It's Made / Comment c'est fait' (first original series, 1982-1999)
An original concept by Gabriel Hoss, the new How It’s Made ® / Comment c’est faitMD series, now produced by Maj Productions, was directed from 1999 to 2013 by Holia Film's founder, Gabriel Hoss.
® Registered trademark of the new series owned by Discovery Communications



A TOUCH OF GENIUS
A series by Gabriel Hoss
Dramatic series (13 x 30min, 1991)
  • Each episode, we meet in person 4 of the greatest painting artists, musical composers, scientists and writers of all time : in total, 52 encounters with the important creators of humankind.
  • Nominations : Gemini 1991, Best Actor Young Audience Series – Jacques Godin
  • Nominations : Gemini 1991, Best Writing Young Audience Series, Jean-Pierre Liccioni, Anik Dousseau, Franco Mandolini, Pierre Olivier, Serge Denko, Gabriel Hoss
  • Canadian broadcaster : Family Channel (Canal Famille)
  • Was distributed across the world by the Multimedia Group of Canada.




OTHER SELECTIVE PRODUCTIONS:
Resectomania
Any Time is Train Time
The ‘Now You Know’ series
Portrait; Facets of an art - Il ritratto; segretti di un’arte
Astral Tech : Still Developing
Beer, a Sensible Choice
Boire ou conduire
Paramax
Completing the Link – docudramas and documentaries